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TMP softball sufferes pair of losses


By The Hays Daily News

By The Hays Daily News

ELLINWOOD --  The Thomas More Prep-Marian softball team was swept on the road against Ellinwood High School on Thursday, losing 6-1 and 9-4. TMP committed seven errors and was outhit 8-4 in Game 1, which saw Ellinwood pull away with a three-run sixth inning.

The Monarchs didn't improve much in Game 2, getting only three hits and committing six errors. Ellinwood led 6-0 after four innings before TMP scored three runs in the top of the fifth, only to have Ellinwood get all three runs back in the bottom half of the inning.

TMP, now 5-9, will host Goodland on Tuesday.